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Faculty of Management Sciences

Course Title:Production & Operations Management
Course Code:
Credit Hours:Three (3.00)
Faculty Name:Humayun Akhtar Awan
Contact Info:Email:
Mob: 0323-5066662

Aims and Objectives:
This course consists of the following objectives:
1) Understanding the Philosophy, Concept and Theory of Production & Operations Management. 2) Appreciating the importance of Production & Operations Management in corporate working environments. 3) Learning the various tools and techniques for successful planning and execution of Production & Operations Management, for effective decision making. 4) To teach the students through coursework, case studies and practical examples regarding Production & Operations Management issues in national, international and multinational organizations & environments, with special emphasis on the latest trends.

Course Contents:
1. Introduction & Basics
2. Operations and Productivity
3. Operations Strategy for Competitive Advantage
4. Operations in a Global Environment
5. Managing Quality
6. Design of Products and Services
7. Process Strategy & Capacity Planning : Operations Technology, the Internet and ERP 8. Location Strategies
9. Layout Strategy
10. Human Resource & Job Design
11. Supply Chain Management / Inventory Management / JIT Systems 12. Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), Manufacturing Resources Planning (MRP II) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) 13. Project, Program & Portfolio Management

14. Maintenance & Reliability
15. Short-term Scheduling
16. Transportation Models

Recommended Book:

* “Operations Management” - Jay Heizer & Barry Render

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